Following our ‘fun crafting sleepover’ at the weekend, one of my new Downlines stopped over a 2nd night, for me to help her with her Card Candy swaps she is joining in with at Stampin’ Up! On Stage event in April.   This is the first time Sandra (yes, another one) has created anything like […]


What a fantastic weekend !!!!!!!   A bunch of fellow Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators!, a belated birthday meal at Chinese buffet, lots of laughs, all back to my Studio for PJ’s, cocktails, lots more laughs and a crafty sleepover, followed by a whole day of crafting together on Sunday.  Now that’s how weekends should be spent […]


Today one of my dear crafting friends popped over for a long overdue catch up day, plus of course a spot of compulsory crafting !  Hillary was the hostess of my very first Stampin’ Up! Party over 7-years ago, following a talk I had been asked to do at the local village Art Group.    […]


Our monthly Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Team Meetings are now regularly alternating between a structured all day Sunday training and a Wednesday evening shoe-box style swap, catch-up event, open to all our team, upline, Downline and sideways, plus other local Demonstrators in the area.    Last night those that could attend enjoyed a lovely relaxed evening, creating […]

WOYWW #350 (What’s on Your Workdesk Wednesday)

After a long day at work, I was looking forward to crafting this evening, here in my Studio, with some Stampin’ Up! demo friends.    So look what’s been on my Workdesk this evening, joining in the crafting fun. Smudge posing for the camera again ……     ……..smelling the beautiful tulips Michelle brought for Mum […]